culture Friday
For the Love of Plants
For the Love of Plants
Kenny Coogan | Jul 10, 2015
Meet botanical illustrator Mindy Lighthipe, who practices environmental activism through art.
Botanical Art
Botanical Art
Kenny Coogan | Jul 10, 2015
Scientific illustrator Mindy Lighthipe’s interest in insects inspired her to begin drawing plants.
TS Picks: May 26, 2015
TS Picks: May 26, 2015
Tracy Vence | May 26, 2015
Delayed citations; exploring the microbiome with art; why do scientists cheat?
 
Extremophiles on Display
Extremophiles on Display
Ashley P. Taylor | Apr 2, 2015
A new American Museum of Natural History exhibit highlights the incredible range of conditions under which life on Earth survives. 
Microbial Masterpieces
Microbial Masterpieces
Jenny Rood | Feb 12, 2015
Artist Anicka Yi explores the beauty of bacteria.
Q&A: A Taste for Science
Q&A: A Taste for Science
Tracy Vence | Feb 9, 2015
A conversation with biophysicist Christophe Lavelle
Sonic Experiment
Sonic Experiment
Jef Akst | Jan 29, 2015
An artist takes advantage of muscle-mimicking polymers to manipulate sounds.
Neuroimaging Graces Times Square
Neuroimaging Graces Times Square
Kerry Grens | Nov 26, 2014
A film showcasing stunning images of brain structures is lighting up New York City billboards for three minutes each night.
Inside a Painter’s Brain
Inside a Painter’s Brain
Ajai Raj | Oct 24, 2014
Dean Cercone shares the cortical correlates of his creative process as part of a neuroscience-inspired exhibition.
Anatomical Art
Anatomical Art
Eli Chen | Aug 1, 2014
Through her Street Anatomy blog, medical illustrator Vanessa Ruiz has connected with a diverse array of arists who draw inspiration from the human body.